27.9% Poverty Rate in Doña Ana County, New Mexico

Poverty Rate in Doña Ana County, New Mexico

How does the Poverty Rate in Doña Ana County, New Mexico compare to other counties in New Mexico?

New Mexico County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of Doña Ana County, New Mexico born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

25.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Doña Ana County, New Mexico who were born citizens of the United States is 25.7%.

38.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Doña Ana County, New Mexico who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 38.0%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Doña Ana County, New Mexico born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Foreign-born residents of Doña Ana County, New Mexico have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 172,092 residents of Doña Ana County, New Mexico who were born citizens of the United States, 44,306 (25.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 13,808 (38.0%) of 36,306 residents of Doña Ana County, New Mexico who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Poverty Rate in Doña Ana County, New Mexico

The Poverty Rate in Doña Ana County is 27.9%.
Doña Ana County is in New Mexico.
New Mexico Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Anthony 48.6%

9,397

Berino 48.9%

1,590

Doña Ana 20.7%

1,178

Fairacres 4.2%

1,082

Hatch 34.0%

1,637

Las Cruces 24.4%

99,056

La Union 25.1%

1,197

Mesilla 15.2%

2,485

Radium Springs 19.3%

1,504

San Miguel 18.3%

1,094

San Pablo 27.9%

1,219

Santa Teresa 27.2%

4,784

San Ysidro 26.3%

2,098

Sunland Park 38.0%

15,998

University Park 61.5%

1,063

Vado 47.6%

1,951

White Sands 2.5%

967

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2018 New Mexico Poverty Line

Household Size Poverty Level
1 $12,140
2 $16,460
3 $20,780
4 $25,100
5 $29,420
6 $33,740
Per Additional +$4,320

The poverty line for New Mexico in 2018 is based on the federal guidelines, which begins at $12,140 for a single person, adding $4,320 for each additional person.

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